freedom from prejudice
Indian Empire founded by Chandragupta in the 300s B.C.
to change one's beliefs
What was the Maurya Empire's main source of wealth under Chandragupta's rule?
What was the achievement during the rule of Asoka?
building the greatest empire India had ever known
Why did Asoka convert to Buddhism?
He converted after the Battle of Kalinga
Who governed India before and after the Gupta Empire?
Small, divided states governed India before and after the Gupta Empire.
How did Chandragupta use the Maurya Empire's wealth?
He used the wealth to clean forests, build roads, and improving irrigation systems for farmers.
What part of India did the Guptas control?
Why have some historians called the Gupta period the golden age?
Historians have called the Gupta period the golden age because of India's achievements in technology, philosophy, literature, and mathematics.